8/17/16 (Wednesday) — 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. — The Belle Isle Conservancy invites everyone to its inaugural Sunset at the Scott, a benefit for the Scott Fountain Pewabic Tile Fund. The event, which will raise funds to replace the Pewabic tile mosaic in the James Scott Memorial Fountain on Belle Isle, begins at the Belle Isle paddock and includes food from El Guapo Fresh Mexican Grill, Cool Jacks handcrafted ice cream and cookies, beer, wine and specialty cocktail and live entertainment by O N E F R E Q. Three different levels of advance tickets are available until August 1. Turtle level tickets are available at the gate for $65 per person. Go to http://www.belleisleconservancy.org/#!sunset2016/evs4v for more information or to purchase tickets.
8/16/16 (Tuesday) — 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. — The Shipherd Greens Community Garden, 7911 Agnes at the corner of Agnes and Shipherd, needs volunteers to do various tasks in the West Village community garden each Tuesday night through spring, summer and fall. Go to https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shipherd-Greens-Community-Garden/121377828055452 for more information or to add your name to the e-mail list.
8/10/16 (Wednesday) to 9/28/16 (Wednesday) — 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. — Islandview Farmers Market, 7200 Mack Ave. (SE corner of East Grand Boulevard and Mack). Fresh local food, artisans, a kids’ corner and entertainment are part of the weekly market. Contact 571-0937 or Market@GenesisHOPE.org for vendor information.
9/10/16 (Saturday) — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Saturday) — 26th annual Indian Village yard sale. Contact Michael Hartt at 409-2123 or at email@example.com for more information. Rain date is Saturday, September 17 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
9/11/16 (Sunday) — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Sunday) — 26th annual Indian Village yard sale. Contact Michael Hartt at 409-2123 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Rain date is Sunday, September 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.